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Although no amount of preparation can guarantee 100% safety when you’re online, it gives you a fighting chance against cybercriminals. But, do you even...
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How to check if your iPad has malware

While your iPad is immune to viruses for the most part, it's still vulnerable in other ways. For instance, pop-up ads and phishing emails...
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Check your phone! Popular Android games and photo apps hiding invasive adware

After numerous reports of phony programs and malware hiding within its ranks, security researchers have discovered another massive trove of adware on the Google...
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How to detect if your iPhone has viruses

Adware, viruses and malware seem to be hiding in virtually every corner of the internet. Many of us like to think that our iPhone...
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Popular app could cost you big bucks operating secretly in the background

Anyone who's been on the internet long enough knows that file-sharing always comes with a certain amount of risk. That said, it's still extremely...
Happening Now July 4, 2019

Check your apps! Malicious mobile game caught stealing sensitive data

It's no secret that Google has had a history of problems when it comes to vetting apps that make their way into the Play...
Happening Now July 1, 2019

If you downloaded these apps from Google Play, you need to uninstall them immediately

When downloading apps to your smartphone or tablet, we would always recommend using official app stores like Google Play, or the Apple App Store....
Happening Now June 6, 2019

More adware! Google deletes dozens of apps with over half a billion installs

The sun comes up, the sun goes down. Bad apps are found on the Google Play Store, bad apps get removed. Repeat. It's become...
Happening Now April 29, 2019

New adware that can destroy your phone found in 200 apps so check your phones now

Advertisements have become part of our everyday online experiences. Some ads are legitimate, and appear as expected. But what you may not realize is...
Happening Now March 13, 2019

Warning! Delete these fake apps from your phone now

New apps are showing up in the Google Play store every day, and the bad news is they are not all legitimate! Nine new...
Happening Now January 14, 2019
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